First read a summary of John Winthrop’s biography at https://www.britannica.com/summary/John-Winthrop-American-colonial-governor
Then read the text below (you can download it by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page), look up any word you do not understand in a dictionary and answer the following question:
- Draw out from the text how Winthrop saw New England. What did it represent in his eyes?
- Draw out from the text how Winthrop saw England.
- What do the objections and their answers say about the kind of people Winthrop wanted to attract?